However, living with the opposite gender is nothing to worry about – they mix well, and it's not that one gender is cleaner / less messy than another.
Some people prefer a single sex hall for a variety of reasons, from religion to personal preference.
I've never heard much about 'Slems (though I do know that it has a very high rate of people who choose to return there for second and third year), but Gabs has a reputation as being full of religious types, often international, who couldn't cope with the idea of a boy coming near them, or going on a night out either.
It was once described to me as being like a weird boarding school.
Whats App appears to be planning to bring voice and video calls to group chats.
You can currently use the popular messaging app to ring up your individual contacts, but the voice and video call options only appear inside one-on-one conversations.
Facebook Messenger allows group calls already, but the same functionality could prove much more popular on Whats App, as the quality of calls made through it tends to be much better.All privately rented shared houses are self-catered, and almost all are shared bathroom, so I'll compare it against Oak House, which is self-catered, shared bathroom, using 2014-15 prices.Oak House £90 for 40 weeks = £3600 (includes all bills) No deposit - there is a £400 pre-payment, but this is automatically offset against your final accommodation payment.However, it could also prove extremely annoying, especially if you're busy while other people in the group chat are free, bored and looking to cause mischief.WABeta Info, which has expected the move for some time, spotted a subtle reference to the upcoming features in a recent Whats App blog post.